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Stationary Equipment Operator

PIC Group, Inc.

Location: Detroit, MI US
Position Type:
Rqd Education:
Rqd Experience: 2 - 5 years
Date Posted: February 7, 2023
Reference Code: 8254
At PIC Group, Inc., our emphasis is on excellence.We recruit the strongest candidates in the power generation industry. As a global service provider, we continually seek talented individuals.

Title: Stationary Equipment Operator
Position Type: Contract
Location: Detroit, MI
Reports to: Operations Manager
Status: Non-Exempt

Job Summary:
PIC Group has an excellent opportunity for a licensed Stationary Equipment Operators to support a Central Utility Plant located in Detroit, MI. The Stationary Equipment Operator would report to the Operations Manager and be responsible for operations of plant equipment, including high pressure steam generators, centrifugal liquid chillers, chilled water pumps, and a cooling tower. The Stationary Equipment Operator is an integral part of a team of operators and play a vital role in mentoring and training at a state-of-the-art energy center.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • The Duties and Responsibilities include overseeing high pressure HP Steam Generators, Centrifugal Liquid Chillers, chilled water pumps, and a cooling tower.
  • Oversee high pressure chillers, including the adjusting and maintenance of the refrigeration and water cooling.
  • Monitor chilled water pumps, chemical pumps and various other pumps including monitoring valves, piping and filters.
  • Record readings and make adjustments when necessary to assure proper operation of equipment.
  • Analyze the operation of various systems, including determining the cause of any malfunctions and take corrective action as required.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on all base building and critical equipment in the facility.
Job Requirements:
  • Working knowledge of chiller operations, steam generators and other balance of plant equipment.
  • A solid understanding of Building Automated Systems software.
  • Ability to provide leadership and assist with training of less experienced operators.
  • Ability to analyze the operations of various systems, including determining the cause of any malfunctions and take corrective action as required.
  • Skilled in use of tools and machinery required to perform daily job duties.
  • Knowledge of OSHA standards and local codes.
Physical Requirements:
  • Physical demands of the job, including bending, sitting, lifting, and driving. Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Maintain logs, document equipment repairs, close work orders, track time accurately in reports, and provide timely communication with management.
Education / Experience:
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • HVAC refrigerant license is required
  • Third-Class Stationary Engineer License (Boiler Operator) is required.
  • 2+ years' experience with chillers and steam generators is required.

PIC Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer competitive wages and benefits. We seek out and employ talented individuals who meet the qualifications for each position. Due to the large number of responses we receive to our postings, only those applicants with the required experience and qualifications will be contacted.
About this Employer

PIC Group, Inc., established in 1988 and headquartered in Atlanta, GA, is a global provider of service solutions to the power generation industry. PIC Group’s comprehensive portfolio of services supports all aspects of power project development including installation, outage, commissioning and start-up, operations and maintenance, documentation and training, and project support. As of March 2008, PIC Group, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marubeni Corporation, a publicly listed company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.